352  
WGUS43 KLSX 210143  
FLWLSX  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO  
843 PM CDT SAT MAY 20 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST. LOUIS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN MISSOURI...  
 
MISSOURI RIVER AT ST. CHARLES  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE: NEVER DRIVE CARS, TRUCKS, OR SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES  
THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. THE WATER MAY BE TOO DEEP TO ALLOW FOR SAFE  
PASSAGE.  
 
THIS PRODUCT, ALONG WITH ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND STREAM INFORMATION,  
IS AVAILABLE AT HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=LSX.  
 

 
 
MOC183-189-220143-  
/O.NEW.KLSX.FL.W.0099.170523T1200Z-000000T0000Z/  
/SCLM7.1.ER.170523T1200Z.170525T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
843 PM CDT SAT MAY 20 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST. LOUIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE MISSOURI RIVER AT ST. CHARLES  
* FROM TUESDAY MORNING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 8:30 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 23.1 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO APPROACH FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EVENING AND  
RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL CREST NEAR  
25.5 FEET BY EARLY AFTERNOON ON THURSDAY.  
* IMPACT: AT 25.0 FEET...THE RIGHT BANK DOWNSTREAM OVERFLOWS,  
FLOODING AGRICULTURAL BOTTOMLAND. NEAR THIS STAGE, MISSOURI ROUTE  
H AT ISLAND ROAD WILL BE CLOSED IN BOTH DIRECTIONS.  
* IMPACT: AT 21.0 FEET...AN ACCESS ROAD TO FARMLAND ON BONHOMME  
ISLAND GETS CUT OFF ABOVE THIS HEIGHT.  
 

 
FLD LATEST 7 A.M. FORECAST  
LOCATION STG OBS STG 05/21 05/22 05/23 05/24 05/25  
 
MISSOURI RIVER  
ST. CHARLES 25.0 23.08 24.3 24.9 25.0 25.2 25.5  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3891 9033 3886 9018 3881 9017 3859 9072  
3865 9078  
 

 
 
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